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Professor Walter Simon, Chinese studies, sinology, China
Languages and Cultures
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Professor Walter Simon CBE FBA

Around eighty years ago, Walter Simon fled Germany to come to the UK, where he took up a post as a lecturer at the School of Oriental Studies.

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Phantom Railings, Malet Street Gardens, London
Life at SOAS
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The Phantom Railings Are Back

Walk past the walled garden at the British Museum end of Malet Street and hear the notes of a stick being run along metal railings in unison with your steps. The Phantom Railings are back!

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